For population 25 years and over in Stark:
For population 15 years and over in Stark town:
19 residents are foreign born (3.1% North America, 0.6% Oceania).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Portland, ME (86.7 miles , pop. 64,249).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (159.8 miles , pop. 589,141).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (299.6 miles , pop. 8,008,278).
Nearest cities: Groveton, NH (2.4 miles ), Northumberland, NH (2.4 miles ), Dummer, NH (2.6 miles ), Stratford, NH (3.0 miles ), Milan, NH (3.1 miles ), Guildhall, VT (3.4 miles ), Maidstone, VT (3.5 miles) , Lancaster, NH (3.5 miles ).
Latitude: 44.62 N, Longitude: 71.40 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 603
Work and jobs in Stark: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Stark, New Hampshire
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Stark-area historical tornado activity is significantly below New Hampshire state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/11/1966, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 46.2 miles away from the Stark town center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 7/31/1971, a category F2 tornado 54.7 miles away from the town center injured one person and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Stark-area historical earthquake activity is below New Hampshire state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 78.2 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1996 at 07:54:14, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 30.3 miles away from Stark center
On 6/16/1995 at 12:13:11, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 34.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/17/2000 at 08:16:20, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 10.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/26/1999 at 03:38:43, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 2.0 mi) earthquake occurred 93.2 miles away from Stark center
On 1/3/2000 at 21:05:50, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 LG, 3.4 LG, Depth: 6.0 mi) earthquake occurred 64.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Coos County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Snowfall: 1, Wind: 1, Blizzard: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Stark:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stark:
See full list of schools located in Stark
Public elementary/middle school in Stark:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 18.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 8.77. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.
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Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Stark compared to New Hampshire state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Stark town (based on Coos County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.61%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 14
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
5.49% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,306 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($396 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,686 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Stark:
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TV broadcast stations around Stark:
Stark fatal accident list:
May 19, 2006 87:99 PM, Emerson Rd, Sr-110, Lat: 44.618714, Lon: -71.478367, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Dec 9, 2005 08:57 AM, Sr-110, Deline Rd, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 29, 2000 01:45 PM, Sr-110, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 20, 1995 12:40 AM, Route 110, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 27, 1994 09:30 PM, Route 110, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Mar 14, 1989 02:50 PM, 1374, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 3, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 19, 1986 01:30 PM, 1374000000, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 10See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Stark, NH
Total length: 25 meters (82ft)
Total costs: $25,000,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,990
Total average daily truck traffic: 116
Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic: 4,425
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.